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The Becquerel Prize was established in 1989 to mark the 150th anniversary of French physicist Alexandre-Edmond Bequerel's experiment, laying the foundation of both photovoltaics (PV) and photography, by detecting the PV effect.
Henri Becquerel (1852-1908) was born into a remarkable academic family in Paris, both his grandfather Antoine Cesar Becquerel (1788-1878) and father Edmond Becquerel (1820-1891) having been Professors of physics who, respectively, did research on electricity and the solar spectrum.
Sadly he had no idea just how dangerous his new discovery was: The first safe exposure limits only came in to force 30 years later and by then it was too late for Becquerel and his fellow workers.
The European Headquarters is located at Avenue Becquerel, BP 227, F-33708 Merignac, France.
Now, the Japanese government has set the safety basis of radiation at under 100 Becquerel.
009 becquerel per square centimeter, that in Tokyo and western Japan 0.
The highest values were observed in the prefecture of Fukushima with 23 000 becquerel per square metre for iodine-131 and 790 becquerel per square metre for caesium-137.
In 1903, they received the Nobel Prize for Physics with Becquerel for the discovery of radioactivity.
Currently, the Japanese government standard is 100 becquerel.
The projection had been based on an assumption that 1 becquerel of iodine-131 is discharged from the nuclear plant every 72 hours.
The highest values were observed in the prefecture of Tochigi with 320 becquerel per square metre for iodine-131 and 73 becquerel per square metre for caesium-137.
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